The Varsity volleyball team battled hard to defeat Onsted 3-2 in the district semi-final match tonight with scores of 20-25, 25-22, 20-25, 25-16, 15-8. Leading the Mounties were Brooklynne Bevier with 25 kills and Henly Sleight with 19 kills. Sleight also dug up 22 balls defensively while Bevier added 16 digs. Madison Neitzke stepped up huge in the back court for the Mounties adding 13 digs. Mallory Anspaugh, led the offense by recording 42 assists in the five game set. Anspaugh also served four straight points to kick off game five keeping the momentum and hype on the Mountie side of the net.
All eleven girls saw action tonight on the court and each player stepped up in key moments to bring home the win.
The Lady Mounties, playing in their first district final match in well over a decade, will take on cross town rival Western High School at noon on Saturday in Chelsea.
Come on Mountie Nation, clear your calendar for Saturday and come show your support for these hardworking, dedicated, and talented athletes! We Are Northwest….Go Mountie